This is a Trumpeter 1/32 scale assembly and painting required plastic model kit of the Douglas A-4 Skyhawk, a ground-attack aircraft originally designed to operate from United States Navy aircraft carriers in the 1950's. Model kit features: Fine engraved surface features, well detailed cockpit, full engine, separate aft fuselage section, 1-piece intake trunk, metal main gear struts, vinyl main tires, segmented canopy, separate control surfaces (including optional position slats/flaps), avionics bay detail with separate access hatches, wheel wells with cannon breech detail, separate speed brakes and optional avionics dorsal spine 'hump' fairing. Also features photo-etch parts (seatbelts, seat fittings, sight frame, mirrors and speed brake interiors) plus extensive external stores (TER-3s, MER-6s, optional long and short bomb fuses, drop tanks (x2), M117 bombs (x6), Mk 82 bombs (x6) and 2 each: AGM-12 Bullpups, AGM-45 Shrikes and AGM-65 Mavericks). Decals and color painting guide for 3 US Navy aircraft: BuNo 149993 of VA-72 aboard USS Independence, 1964; BuNo 150131 of VA-212 aboard USS Hancock, 1964 and BuNo 151118 of VF-43 - includes nose anti-glare panel, instrument markings, stencil data and weapons markings.
- Brand: Trumpeter
- ASIN: B004BRFWYW